ALLIES helps TD Bank Group take mentoring national

In 2005, 20 top executives at TD Bank Group volunteered to mentor skilled immigrants through The Mentoring Partnership, a program of the Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council (TRIEC). TD became a founding partner of the program and by 2011, employees mentored...

Telling Stories: Spreading awareness about what works

A child of Tibetan refugees living in India, Tenzin Ngodup came to Canada to become a contributing citizen and give his children more opportunities. Tenzin brought 10 years of experience as a medical practitioner, but could only find work in a factory. He began...

Making Connections: Linking immigrants to job opportunities

Learning about a career opportunity is often dependent upon who you know. TRIEC works with organizations serving skilled immigrants and cultivates relationships with local employers to broaden the employer’s candidate pool and make employment connections possible....

Integrating Talent: Helping immigrants succeed on the job

In an ironic twist of fate for a risk manager, Jennyfer Pacelo’s immigration papers were fast tracked after the devastating floods in the Philippines left her car submerged, her house destroyed and no family to turn to. In April 2010, Jennyfer was reunited with her...